INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

EPIDEMIOLOGY

IN BRAZIL

Feira de Santana and Lençóis, Bahia - 
July 23th to August 18th 2018
SUMMER CLASS UEFS 2018 - EPIDEMIOLOGY

The Summer Class UEFS 2018 in the field of Field Epidemiology aims to professionals at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels capable of analysis of the health conditions of a population, especially major diseases and diseases caused by parasitic agents or that have arthropods as vectors.

 

The exchange of experiences regarding reality, not only from different countries, but even from different regions of Brazil, since the speakers from different regions of Brazil, with different and experiences in research and post-graduation, is in itself an invaluable contribution to invited teachers, lecturers, teachers of the Organizing Committee, undergraduate students foreign students, undergraduate and graduate students in Brazil, as well as the technical staff involved.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Program location

Feira de Santana and Lençóis - Bahia,

Brazil

Language of instruction

English

Application deadline

April 27th

Price

$ 1,800 per student

July 23th - August 18th

Dates
 

ITINERARY

In the first week, in Feira de Santana, these groups will have a theoretical-practical training planning, collection and analysis of epidemiological data, and hands-on training in techniques for the detection and diagnosis of serum antibodies, as well as the collection and identification of the main arbovirus vectors.

First week:

In Feira de Santana, these groups will have a theoretical-practical training planning, collection and analysis of epidemiological data, and hands-on training in techniques for the detection and diagnosis of serum antibodies, as well as the collection and identification of the main arbovirus vectors.

Second week:

The teams will then be moved to the municipality of Lençóis, where for two weeks they will collect blood from humans and dogs, as well as stool specimens from humans and dogs, which will be examined on the same day for presence of parasites, and in the case of human blood samples, for the presence of antibodies anti-Toxoplasma, anti-Zyka, anti-Dengue, anti-Chikungunha, anti-Hepatitis B and anti-Hepatitis C.

INVESTMENT

 

USD 1,800 per participant

It includes:

  • 12 nights of accommodation at a hotel in Feira de Santana, double or triple rooms

  • 14 nights of accommodation at a hotel in Lençóis, double or triple rooms

  • Airport transfer to and from Salvador Airport (SSA)

  • All breakfasts

  • Welcome and Farewell dinner

  • Ground transportation to the university and from/to Feira de Santana

  • UEFS faculty supervision

It does no include: flights from the/to USA to Salvador, medical insurance and visa and passport expenses.

SUBSCRIBE

Application deadline: April 27th
If you have any questions, contact:
E. info@campusbrasil.org
T. (11) 2679 0555

Rua Belmiro Braga, 46

São Paulo - SP - Brazil

05432-020

 

+ 55 11 2679 0555

+ 55 11 2532 5082

info@campusb.org

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